Stream 1: Closing the construction skills gap

11:45

INTERNATIONAL CASE STUDY:

New Zealand’s Construction Sector Accord

We’ll hear about New Zealand’ 3-year Transformation Plan and Construction Skills Action Plan

 

Dean Kimpton

Dean Kimpton

Transformation Director, Construction Sector Accord, New Zealand

12:05

Action Plan for Apprenticeships

 

Simon Harris TD

Simon Harris TD

Minister for Further & Higher Education, Research, Innovation and Science

Invited

12:25

PANEL DISCUSSION:

Closing the construction skills gap: The need to address the skills challenge now

 

Paul Nicholls

Paul Nicholls

Director, Jones Engineering

Shauna Dunlop

Shauna Dunlop

Director of Strategy, Research and Evaluation, SOLAS

Invited

Mark Reynolds

Mark Reynolds

Chief Executive, Mace and Lead for Skills Workstream, Construction Leadership Council, UK

MAIN AGENDA:

STREAM 2

Reimaging our cities

STREAM 3

Modern Methods of Construction: Big picture, big opportunities